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by StephenGoranson
Tue Jan 28, 2020 10:05 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Church of the Holy Sepulchre
Replies: 39
Views: 9269

Re: Church of the Holy Sepulchre

Here's a 2019 publication, but I haven't read it, so don't know if it fits your request: The Church of the Holy Sepulchre in text and archaeology : a survey and analysis of past excavations and recent archaeoogical research with a collection of principal historical sources / Justin L Kelley 2019 Eng...
by StephenGoranson
Sun Dec 22, 2019 4:55 am
Forum: Other Texts and History
Topic: The Ploughman's Lunch fallacy.
Replies: 7
Views: 6848

Re: The Ploughman's Lunch fallacy.

FWIW [A] A free Briton's advice to the free citizens of Dublin. Numb. II. >AUTHOR: >Priscus, Helvidius. >DETAILS: >Dublin, [1748]. 15 pp. page 13 > > Strange it is that Men should be found abject enough to tremble at > the very Thought >of speaking Truth to Power! > >And this (unconfirmed) snippet [...
by StephenGoranson
Thu Nov 28, 2019 1:06 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Help finding an ancient Christian library with copies of Homer
Replies: 5
Views: 6294

Re: Help finding an ancient Christian library with copies of Homer

My comment about Oxyrhynchus was not meant to deny Homer in any Christian library. Origen certainly read Homer. So, maybe, his library in Caesarea.
by StephenGoranson
Wed Nov 20, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Help finding an ancient Christian library with copies of Homer
Replies: 5
Views: 6294

Re: Help finding an ancient Christian library with copies of Homer

Oxyrhyncus is now a collection, but is made up of discards from many sources. So not necessarily a "Christian library with copies of Homer."
by StephenGoranson
Mon Nov 04, 2019 1:53 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: An obscure passage from the Babylonian Talmud possibly about the gospel(s).
Replies: 7
Views: 5368

Re: An obscure passage from the Babylonian Talmud possibly about the gospel(s).

Pages 89-91 on the versions of the Birkat haMinim that also included Notsrim. And footnote 60.
by StephenGoranson
Tue Oct 15, 2019 2:04 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Passages relating to the Teacher of Righteousness.
Replies: 13
Views: 9984

Re: Passages relating to the Teacher of Righteousness.

I'm not at home with my books; I may check later. I can say that in an old article I argued that the Teacher of Righteousness was Judah the Essene. Though that article is not perfect (for example, the page one reference to Josephus, Antiquities should be corrected to read Ant. 13.xi.2; #311), I stil...
by StephenGoranson
Sun Jul 28, 2019 3:29 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: 3 Dead Sea Scroll notes
Replies: 0
Views: 4637

3 Dead Sea Scroll notes

1) George Brooke will lecture on "The DSS as Archaeological Artifacts," presumably to be published later: https://www.thebritishacademy.ac.uk/events/dead-sea-scrolls-archaeological-artefacts 2) A fairly recent (2019) book, T & T Clark Companion to the DSS, I reviewed here: http://people.duke.edu/~go...
by StephenGoranson
Mon Jun 17, 2019 12:02 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: The Legion of Jesuses in Josephus
Replies: 65
Views: 57455

Re: The Legion of Jesuses in Josephus

StephenGoranson wrote: ↑ Sun Jun 16, 2019 2:51 am Tal Ilan, in Lexicon of Jewish Names in Late Antiquity, Part I, Palestine 330 BCE-200 CE (2002) 56, 126-33, 449 documented 103 men named Joshua, the sixth most popular male name in this collection. davidlau17 wrote: I'm familiar with that work - but ...